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Arburg, Engel, Netstal and Negri Bossi have joined Germany's VDMA to release its latest Euromap data exchange. more

11 Oct 2017 16:13 industry

A Spanish research centre has set up a network of plastic companies and public agencies in Jaén, Andalusia. more

9 Oct 2017 16:38 industry

Proctor and Gamble is blazing a fresh trail for circularity in plastic production by launching a washing up liquid bottle produced from 100 per cent recycled and ocean plastics. more

5 Oct 2017 12:28 industry

DSM high-temperature plastics successfully replace metal in charge air cooler end cap application. more

2 Oct 2017 16:37 materials

The President of Plastic Recyclers Europe has called on recyclers to drive quality upwards after the Bordergate Sword laws can into effect. more

25 Sep 2017 16:19 materials

Two studies by leading plastics environmental analysts Jenna Jambeck and Roland Geyer have worked out the total amount of plastics every made - and the low proportion recycled. more

4 Aug 2017 15:58 industry

An updated Manufacturing Execution System is helping BNL Plastics Bearings expand its global business. more

4 Aug 2017 14:02 industry

The term "medical grade" is difficult to pin down, but ALBIS Plastic is helping customers navigate the market to find the best service package for a polymer suitable for each individual medical application. more

27 Jun 2017 10:17 materials

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AIMPLAS

Spanish research centres AIMPLAS and AINIA effectively joined 300 leaders in the global packaging industry to talk sustainable innovation. more

22 Jun 2017 12:23 industry

SolveTech's Rob Lawrence explores how the new Standard Test Method for Determining Plastic Film Thickness and Thickness Variability using a Non-Contact Capacitance Thickness Gauge will improve quality and innovation. more

13 Jun 2017 11:00 machinery

RPC Superfos has designed new tubs for Atria Finland’s Forssan salads. more

2 Jun 2017 11:56 industry

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Stratasys

Most-read European plastics headlines: May 2017

Our roundup of the most-read stories on the EPPM website in May has been distinctly materials-focused this time around, with some amazing examples of how plastics technology is bringing higher mechanical properties to manufacturing. more

30 May 2017 09:41 editor's blog

The British Plastics Federation has announced its new president, Bruce Margetts, to succeed David Hall. more

26 May 2017 15:46 industry

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GSIC

Munch ado about mothlings: Caterpillars eat plastic bags, creating ethylene glycol syrup for PET production. more

28 Apr 2017 15:53 industry

Are we ignoring more challenging plastics in favour of always recycling the easiest materials to collect and repurpose as recyclates? Plarabel's An Vossen sets out the task in hand for industry and consumers. more

20 Apr 2017 15:54 industry

The VDMA is championing Industry 4.0 at CHINAPLAS 2017, where the German machinery association will be demonstrating how the smart factory is something every plastics processor can aspire to. more

20 Apr 2017 11:08 industry

One of the most important challenges plastics processors face when manufacturing packaging products is appearance, but thanks to its innovative Pationic range, Corbion has tackled these unique aesthetics issues head on. more

19 Apr 2017 11:34 materials

EPPM Reader Survey 2017: What we discovered about you

The results are in and we've collated the data. Here's what we’ve taken away from the EPPM Reader Survey 2017 and how your answers will shape the magazine in the future. more

18 Apr 2017 09:51 editor's blog

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